In a recent tweet, hacker i0n1c has revealed that the forthcoming iOS 6.1 update adds “again tougher protections” to the codebase even compared to iOS 6, suggesting that security has been dramatically improved.
The problem began when international hackers ran an online advertising scam to take control of infected computers around the world. In a highly unusual response, the FBI set up a safety net months ago using government computers to prevent Internet disruptions for those infected users. But that system is to be shut down.
The FBI is encouraging users to visit this website run by its security partner, http://www.dcwg.org, that will inform them whether they’re infected and explain how to fix the problem.
Check your PC, before it’s too late.
I told you some time ago about a company that posted a video where they demonstrated that the passcode on the iPhone could be cracked in a couple of minutes. Well, jailbreak maestro @chronic, has posted a detailed rebuttal on his blog.
Go read it, the summary is this:
Also, there is the most obvious one, they need physical access to the device. Via 9to5Mac